The ‘Closing Fantasy’ pixel remaster video games for Swap and PS4 arrive on April nineteenth

Written by Jeff Lampkin

April nineteenth. Open your calendar app and drop a reminder with an alarm for that date when you’ve been ready for the console variations of the Closing Fantasy “pixel good” remasters since Sq. Enix introduced it in December final 12 months. All six video games within the collection — the primary Closing Fantasy, II, III, IV, V and VI — are hitting the PS4 and the Nintendo Switch that day, and you’ll both purchase them in a bundle or individually get those you need to play. 

Sq. Enix initially launched the pixel good Closing Fantasy remasters for the PC and cell again in 2021 with new 2D graphics designed for HD shows, rearranged soundtracks and new gameplay options. The console variations of the video games may also provide the possibility to modify between the outdated and the rearranged soundtracks, in addition to between the default font and a brand new pixel-based font designed to recreate the unique gaming expertise. In case you simply need to play the video games with out grinding and working into enemies whereas exploring, you’ll be able to flip off random encounters. And if you wish to degree up with out placing an excessive amount of time into it, you’ll be able to swap on enhance options to realize 4 occasions as a lot expertise factors. 

You possibly can pre-order the entire bundle from the Nintendo eShop proper now for $75, however you may also get the primary three video games for $12 every and Closing Fantasy IV, V or VI for $18. The PS4 variations shall be obtainable on the market later. Whichever console you select to play on, you’ll be able to can get freebies (equivalent to themes and avatars) together with your digital buy when you get the video games by Might twenty fifth. Sq. Enix can also be anticipated to promote bodily releases of the remasters on its retailer, together with an anniversary edition with collectible figurines and an artbook that may set you again $260.

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